Torremolinos Shopping and Districts
(Torremolinos, Costa del Sol, Spain)
Being a busy tourist resort close to Malaga
, the Torremolinos area offers superb shopping facilities, including many local speciality stores and large shopping centres, both in Torremolinos and nearby. The main shopping district in Torremolinos is centred around the pedestrianised street of Calle San Miguel, which is lined by speciality stores, coffee shops and restaurants.
For more traditional shopping in Torremolinos, head to the bustling market in the El Calvario, which takes place of Thursday mornings and offers plenty of gift ideas, together with local produce and general market bric-a-brac. A number of interesting back streets and shops can also be found nearby in this part of Torremolinos.
Two of the largest and most popular shopping centres in the Torremolinos area, the Centro Comercial Malaga Plaza and Centro Comercial Rosaleda can be found in nearby Malaga. Also worth a visit, Cortefiel is located along Torremolinos' Avenida Palma de Mallorca and is one of the area's most notable department stores.
The shopping day in Torremolinos starts at around 09:30 to 10:00, with many shops closing during the traditional Spanish siesta period in the afternoon, when the day is at its hottest.
Shops in Torremolinos generally reopen at anytime between 16:00 to 17:00 and continue trading until 20:00 or even later, remaining busy until they close. Most shops open Monday to Saturday, with reduced hours on Saturday, although a number of shops are now beginning to open on Sundays.
Shops and Shopping Centres
Address: Avenida Palma de Mallorca, Torremolinos, Costa del Sol, Spain
A major department store in the Costa del Sol, Cortefiel is known for its extensive selection of clothing and other goods, with regular sales and discounts during the summer months.
Les Tres Torres
Address: Calle San Miguel 17, Torremolinos, Costa del Sol, Spain
Les Tres Torres offers a range of art works and gifts from other parts of Spain, including stylish ceramics originating from Seville.
Montinas Gift Shop
Address: La Nogalera 26, Torremolinos, Costa del Sol, Spain
The Montinas Gift Shop is known for its excellent selection of Spanish souvenirs and gift ideas.
Address: Avenida Isabel, Torremolinos, Costa del Sol, Spain
Guitarras Maldonado is an interesting workshop where Spanish guitars are still made by traditional methods, dating back almost 50 years.
Centro Comercial Los Patios (Los Patios Shopping Centre)
- Torremolinos Town Hall Markets
Address: Plaza Blas Infante 1, Torremolinos, Costa del Sol, 29620, Spain
- Mercado Central de Atarazanas
Address: Atarazanas, 8, Malaga, Costa del Sol, 29005, Spain
- Mercado de Salamanca
Address: San Bartolomé, 1, Malaga, Costa del Sol, 29013, Spain
- Mercado del Carmen
Address: La Serna, 17, Malaga, Costa del Sol, 29002, Spain
Address: Carretera de Cádiz, Malaga, Costa del Sol, 29004, Spain
Centro Comercial Los Patios is a notable shopping centre on the western side of Malaga, close to Torremolinos, with a large selection of shops, bars and cafés.
El Corte Inglés
Address: Avenida de Andalucia, 4-6, Malaga, Costa del Sol, 29006, Spain
Just a few minutes away from central Torremolinos, El Corte Inglés is a popular branch of Spain's iconic department store chain, with several different floors selling a vast array of good, including high-street fashion, books, perfumes, cosmetics, and food in the store's large supermarket area.
Centro Comercial Malaga Plaza (Malaga Plaza Shopping Centre)
Address: Armengual de la Mota, 12, Malaga, Costa del Sol, 29007, Spain
Tel: +34 952 61 4040
Standing in central Malaga, the Centro Comercial Malaga Plaza contains a number of fashion boutiques specialising in designer labels.
Centro Comercial Rosaleda (Rosaleda Shopping Centre)
Address: Avenida Simón Bolivar, Malaga, Costa del Sol, 29011, Spain
A popular shopping centre close to Torremolinos, Centro Comercial Rosaleda features a good selection of shops, a cinema complex and large supermarket.